The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quotes
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all...
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
So great is the modesty of your mind and face, Sophronius that I wonder you...
Poverty is the mother of crime.
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is...
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
When thou art above measure angry, bethink thee how momentary is man's life.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and...
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well.
It is false to say that you are a vicious man, Zoilus; you are not...
Our virtues are most often but our vices disguised
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery